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The book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian, concerning the kingdoms and marvels of the East; (1903)

Author: Polo, Marco, 1254-1323?; Cordier, Henri, 1849-1925; Yule, Amy Frances; Yule, Henry, Sir, 1820-1889
Volume: v.1
Subject: Genghis Khan, 1162-1227; Polo family; Yule, Henry, Sir, 1820-1889; Polo, Marco, 1254-1323?; Voyages and travels; Mongols; Inscriptions, Chinese
Publisher: London, J. Murray
Language: English; Multiple
Call number: b13193028
Digitizing sponsor: Boston Library Consortium Member Libraries
Book contributor: Wellesley College Library
Collection: Wellesley_College_Library; blc; americana

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"List of mss. of Marco Polo's book as far as they are known": v.2, p. 530-551.--"Bibliography of Marco Polo's book,": v.2, p. 553-582.--"A bibliography of Sir Henry Yule's writing, comp. by H. Cordier and A. F. Yule": v.1, p. lxxv-lxxxii (based on the preliminary list compiled by E. D. Morgan, Scottish geog. mag., vol. VI, p. 97-98)--"Titles of works which are cited by abbreviated references in this book": v.2, p. 582-590

Translated from Pauthier's text, Paris, 1865. All items of real value found in the Geographic text, published by the Soc. géog. de Paris, 1824, and omitted by Pauthier, have been inserted and everything peculiar to Ramusio's version having a just claim to be reckoned authentic has been introduced in square brackets. cf. Introd., v.1, p. 141-142

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